Course Description

Governance and Compliance in Financial Services

This is a one year conversion course for graduates into the financial services industry. No previous knowledge of financial services is required or assumed. The programme aims to meet the legal, governance and IT aspects of the compliance needs of financial service companies and has been developed in collaboration with a number of key employers from the financial services industry.

The Higher Diploma is designed to enhance skills, judgement and ability to deal with practical issues in the management and practice of compliance in the financial services industry.

The programme introduces graduates to the legal, governance and IT aspects of compliance and to their application to the financial services industry.

CollegeLetterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT)
Course LocationLetterkenny, Donegal
Course CategoryBusiness
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationHigher Diploma
Course Duration1 year
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsThe minimum entry requirements are a Level 8 Degree, or equivalent qualification in Legal or similar discipline. Applications will also be accepted from candidates holding a qualification as a barrister or a solicitor in Ireland or the United Kingdom. Applicants relevant experience may also be eligible to apply on the grounds of Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) if they have attained appropriate experience and attainment thresholds deemed equivalent to a Level 8 award.
Carear PathGraduates from this programme will be equipped with a skill set that is hugely in demand both regionally, nationally and internationally. Career paths include but are not limited to: Anti-Money Laundering Officer/Supervisor/Manager Corporate Governance Manager Compliance Manager Case Analyst Internal Auditor
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Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT)

Port Road, Letterkenny, Donegal, Republic of Ireland


Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT)
Port Road
Letterkenny, Donegal
Republic of Ireland
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